Established as one of the AFL’s elite midfielders, Kane Cornes’ ability to shut down key opponents and win a mountain of the ball himself redfined the role of a tagger. With four Best and Fairests, and a place in Port Adelaide’s inaugural AFL Premiership to his name, Cornes is a great of the Power. Cornes surpassed previous games record holder Warren Tredrea in 2013, and finished his career with 300 games, retiring midway through the 2015 season.
Widely regarded as one of the brightest media talents in the AFL industry, Cornes is a member of the FIVEaa and Crocmedia AFL teams, is host of the Nine Network’s Footy SA and a panellists on the Sunday Footy Show. Cornes also writes weekly column in The Advertiser, which often creates plenty of discussion!
Cornes lives in Adelaide with wife Lucy, and his 3 sons; Eddy, Raphael and Sonny.